Burnout! – Dan’s 1957 Ford Fairlane Convertible

Burnout! – Dan’s 1957 Ford Fairlane Convertible

Dan does a roasty toasty burnout in his 1957 Ford Fairlane convertible!  Read More →

Better Late than Never! – Billetproof 2012 Car Show – Sep 29, 2012

Better Late than Never! – Billetproof 2012 Car Show – Sep 29, 2012

I was awake before dawn and the cool fall morning air was crisp and sharpened the edges of your senses. The exhaust was burbling away on the jalopy roadster as the engine warmed up and the promise of an exciting day that filled me with excitement. This morning I was meeting up in Livermore on Vasco Road to caravan out to the show. Matto ‘Double Trucker’ Jamison showed up driving... 

Bryan’s 1939 Ford Engine Pull

Bryan’s 1939 Ford Engine Pull

Mopar Bryan has had a 1939 Ford factory shortbed flatbed pickup sitting in his garage for ten years now with a blown up engine… It’s a nitrous injected dual quad tunnel rammed 454 big block Chevy backed by a Richmond five speed. It’s a long sordid tale but the five minute version is he let his cousin drive it to a car show and he blew it up en route. Anywho, some of the... 

Relics CC Black Diamond Mine Trip

Relics CC Black Diamond Mine Trip

10:00 sharp the Relic Car Club meet up at the 7-11 on Vasco Road and fill our heaps up with the necessary fluids for surviving an epic journey such as this. Just hanging around, ready to head out! Jeremy’s 1951 Chevy Truck. Matt’s 1939 Ford Truck. I asked Matt to strike a pose for a picture, but I think he must have thought I was hitting him up for change or something! We’re... 

Steve’s 1954 Ford F100 Pickup

Steve’s 1954 Ford F100 Pickup

Recently, Steve sent me few emails with this Ford truck, his kid’s 1965 Valiant and a few other cars from his past. You can see his old cars by clicking here or going up through the “Cars from the Past” menu. Steve writes: I bought this truck in 1997 for 6K. Shortly afterward I got tired of chasing a knock in the 289, (turned out to be a wrist pin), so I yanked it out and... 

Janelle’s 1948 Ford F-1 Pickup

Janelle’s 1948 Ford F-1 Pickup

Janelle’s little truck sports a Nash grill, 1949 Mercury dash, and a 289 four barrel. It’s made the trip to Paso before and one of the more regular of the Relic’s vehicles. It’s in a coffee table book about old pickup trucks.  Read More →

Jake’s 1948 Ford Pickup Truck

Jake’s 1948 Ford Pickup Truck

On our way out of the hangers at the Livermore airport I spotted Jake’s pickup and had to get a couple pictures. Jake’s bad little Ford pickup is chopped, clipped with a Camaro frontend, and has a small block Chevy. He’s a regular down at John’s Burger on Friday nights.  Read More →

Firing up the engine in Greg’s Gasser Ranchero!!

Greg’s Ran-Gasser-Chero!! See more of Greg’s Ranchero HERE.  Read More →

Four Rides at John’s Burger, 7-10-09

Four Rides at John’s Burger, 7-10-09

Mid Summer’s evening burger run. From left to right, my Dad’s 1969 Chevelle, my 1970 Dodge Challenger, Doug’s 1958 Plymouth, and Janelle’s Ford F-1 Pickup Truck.  Read More →

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